In this course, we have examined the police, the court system, and the correctional system. We have explored the roles and responsibilities of each system. In this exploration, we learned that each system is distinct yet relies on the other two systems to work properly.
As you think back to each part of the criminal justice system, think about your perceptions before you began this course.
By Sunday, July 10, 2016, in a minimum of 250 words, post your responses to the following questions to this Discussion Area.
- What is one misconception that you had?
- What did you learn that will help you move forward with your career goal?
- What is one area on which you plan to focus? Why?
By Wednesday, July 13, 2016, respond to at least two of your classmates posts. Provide clarification on their misconceptions. How are your career goals similar or different?
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